Most of the sales in Shropshire over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £255,040. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £155,344 and terraced properties averaged at £142,126.
Shropshire, with an overall average price of £186,444 was more expensive than nearby Staffordshire (£158,718) and West Midlands (County) (£161,252), but was cheaper than Worcestershire (£211,499). The most expensive area within Shropshire was Lydbury North (£621,000) and the cheapest was Telford (£144,812).
In the past year house prices in Shropshire were similar to the year before and 3% down on 2008 when they averaged at £191,775.